where did you find it?
according to http://web.mit.edu/admissions/graduate/ ... g_req.html
Test of English as a Foreign Language
Students whose native language is not English must take the TOEFL. A minimum score of 577 (233 for computer-based; 90 for internet-based) is required for visa certification. Many departments have higher score requirements. To view requirements for a specific department, click here (PDF). The fee for the TOEFL is $150 US.
International students applying for graduate admission should take the TOEFL no later than December 31, 2008. To register, write directly to: TOEFL, Box 6154, Princeton, NJ 08541-6154, call 1-800-GO-TOEFL (1-800-46-86335), or consult http://www.toefl.org/
. Students wishing to take the test after December 31, 2008 will not be considered for admission in 2009.